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Radios, Training Remain Concerns in Hearing on Metro Fatality

Radios, Training Remain Concerns in Hearing on Metro Fatality

District of Columbia lawmakers are examining how prepared the city is for emergencies on the subway system in the... Watch »

Feb 5, 2015
Fatal Metro Smoke Incident Investigation Timeline

Fatal Metro Smoke Incident Investigation Timeline

A timeline of the fatal Metro smoke incident and the subsequent investigation. Read »

Feb 11, 2015
Md. County Execs Urge Gov. to Support Purple Line

Md. County Execs Urge Gov. to Support Purple Line

Maryland county executives are encouraging Gov. Larry Hogan to support construction of Metro's Purple Line. Watch »

Feb 4, 2015
I-66 Closures Wednesday Night

I-66 Closures Wednesday Night

Sections of I-66 in Northern Virginia will temporarily close starting Wednesday night. Watch »

Feb 4, 2015
Testing Finds More Radio Failures in Metro System

Testing Finds More Radio Failures in Metro System

The District of Columbia says it has corrected problems with the functioning of firefighters' radios in the Metro... Watch »

Feb 4, 2015
Metro Implements Winter Speed Restrictions

Metro Implements Winter Speed Restrictions

Metro is restricting the speed of trains in some locations because of potential for cracked rails. Watch »

Feb 3, 2015
Metro Fixes Radio Issue at Wheaton Station

Metro Fixes Radio Issue at Wheaton Station

Metro fixed an issue with radio coverage affecting parts of the Wheaton Station. Watch »

Feb 2, 2015
Metro Phasing Out Oldest Rail Cars

Metro Phasing Out Oldest Rail Cars

Metro riders are currently taking the last trips that will happen aboard the very first rail cars used by the... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Metro Policy Reveals Emergency Procedures

Metro Policy Reveals Emergency Procedures

While many questions remain about just what happened in the response to the fatal smoke incident at the L'Enfant... Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Could I-66 Drivers Pay Tolls Outside the Beltway?

Could I-66 Drivers Pay Tolls Outside the Beltway?

Could drivers on I-66 during the busiest travel times pay to use the road? Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Cancellations, Delays Continue at Area Airports

Cancellations, Delays Continue at Area Airports

Dozens of flights were canceled and delayed at the three major airports in the Washington-Baltimore region as the... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
Travelers at Reagan National Impacted by Delays, Cancellations

Travelers at Reagan National Impacted by Delays, Cancellations

Delays and cancellations are impacting travelers Reagan National Airport. Adam Tuss reports. Watch »

Jan 26, 2015
Inside the 2015 Washington Auto Show

Inside the 2015 Washington Auto Show

Veronica Johnson finds out what's hot at inside the 2015 Washington Auto Show. Watch »

Jan 23, 2015
Metro Officer: DC Fire Rejected Help at L'Enfant

Metro Officer: DC Fire Rejected Help at L'Enfant

A top Metro Transit Police officer said when he tried to offer help to D.C. Fire crews during the deadly L'Enfant... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
Metro to Make Safety Changes After Fatal Smoke Incident

Metro to Make Safety Changes After Fatal Smoke Incident

Metro has announced a number of safety changes it will implement in response to last week's tragedy, when an arcing... Watch »

Jan 22, 2015
VRE's Manassas Line Reopens After Man Struck by Freight Train

VRE's Manassas Line Reopens After Man Struck by Freight Train

Manassas City Police say a pedestrian was struck by a train overnight. Read »

Jan 22, 2015
Metro Making Changes After Fatal Smoke Incident

Metro Making Changes After Fatal Smoke Incident

Metro will make some immediate changes in response to last week's tragedy, when an arcing rail filled a tunnel with... Watch »

Jan 21, 2015
Falling Gas Prices Helping Local Businesses, Workers

Falling Gas Prices Helping Local Businesses, Workers

If you drive to work, your commute is getting cheaper by the day. Gas prices keep falling across the D.C. Watch »

Jan 20, 2015
Metro Exploring Budget Cuts, Increased Fares

Metro Exploring Budget Cuts, Increased Fares

As Metro deals with a deadly accident, a federal investigation, lawsuits and cracked rails – the transit agency... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Smoke Cleared After Incident at Ballston Station

Smoke Cleared After Incident at Ballston Station

Metro and Arlington County Fire responded to the Ballston Metro station in Arlington after an arcing insulator... Read »

Jan 16, 2015
Community Shred Set for Mar. 7
NBC4 and Allstate will host a community shred event Mar. 7. Read more
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